Category: Trail Report

Current trail conditions for 50 kilometers of groomed trails around Crested Butte.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Change is in the wind at the Nordic Center.  Conditions today will be a bit colder compared to the past few days with a chance of snow as the day progresses. The West side and Ruthies were groomed this morning.  It is definitely spring conditions so get out early!

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Thursday, March 28, 2019 What a morning for crust skiing!  Get out there this morning to give it a try.  It’s truly a wonderful spring experience!  As for grooming, we have selectively groomed parts of the East and West side trail systems with a skate track refresh on Ruthie’s Run.  The best place to see […]

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Wow, has spring sprung or what!  The crust skiing is beautiful, the sun is out, the peaks are peaking!  With the end of our season approaching soon, put in some time on the tracks!  Today, we groomed Mordor, Town Ranch, Riverbend to Skyland and a double pass on the West Side […]

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Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

A cold, but sunny morning promising a day of sunshine! Everything on the East side was groomed last night.  Town ranch and Riverbend were also groomed. Ruthie’s East and West were groomed.  Recommend skiing is anything on the East Side. Enjoy the early morning crust skiing! https://skitrails.info/report/crestedbutte

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Monday, March 25th, 2019

It’s looking a little hazy out this morning, but the forecast says that the sun will be shining through by the afternoon! The West Side and Ruthie’s Run were groomed last night. Recommended skiing is Magic Meadows. Get out and enjoy this winter wonderland while it’s still here!   https://skitrails.info/report/crestedbutte

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Sunday, March 24th, 2019

The Backcountry Bistro at Magic Meadows is officially closed for the season, so we recommend heading out and skiing the East Side today. The sun is shining and there’s a chance of snow in the forecast later. Go get it while you can! https://skitrails.info/report/crestedbutte

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Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Happy Saturday! The forecast is showing light snow and sun for the day. The West Side and Ruthie’s Run are groomed today. Recommended skiing is on the West Side. Have a wonderful day and don’t forget to always display your trail pass!   https://skitrails.info/report/crestedbutte

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Friday, March 22, 2019 With a dusting a fresh snow out there, the trails are shaping up nicely today!  The East Side will be groomed first today, with the West Side to follow, as well as Ruthie’s Run. Recommended skiing is on the West Side trails today!  As of right now, ALL trails are open […]

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Although yesterday was the first official day of spring, today is the first full day of spring!  We’ve noticed the birds chirping (and the streets melting) for a few days now, but today we head back into cooler temperatures and hopefully some new snow late this week!  The skiing is looking fabulous out there, and […]

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Another crisp, cold, wonderful morning in the Butte!  We are so excited to have so many wonderful kilometers of groomed trail to groom for days like this!  Everything is open and groomed right now, with Ruthie’s groomed this morning.  Everything is skiing very well, and we recommend skiing on the East […]

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Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

A misty, foggy morning after last night’s light snowfall. Everything will be groomed today! Recommended skiing is Rudy’s Rollers. Enjoy the trails and the coming sunshine! Wax Recommendations: Kick: Ski-Go HF Red, Toko Red Glide: Ski-Go XC Violet, Toko NF Red, Holmenkol World Cup Mix Hot Yellow-Red https://skitrails.info/report/crestedbutte

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Monday, March 18th, 2019

The sun is shining brightly in the Butte this morning! Everything is groomed. Recommended skiing is Middle Earth and Mordor. Mike’s Mile is closed for Avalanche Danger. Also our parking lot will be closed from 9-12pm for snow removal, but we are still open!   https://skitrails.info/report/crestedbutte

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